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Oct 8, 2012 6:00am PDT
governor jerry brown. bob redell joins us live in cupertino. he has more on this ever-growing story in the wrong direction. bob, good morning. >> reporter: good morning to you, jon. yes, this is an emergency move that's also unprecedented. governor jerry brown has directed the california air reboersz boar resources board to allow the immediate production of the winter blend of gasoline. this should immediately increase the supply of gasoline and in theory lower the prices that you are paying at the pump. we're at the 76 station here in cupertino. this is an extreme. they're charging $5.39 for a regular gallon of gas. you can go elsewhere and find it cheaper, but it's still very expensive. here are the latest numbers from aaa overnight. an average gallon of gas in the bay area is around $4.70. if you were to look at those prices and compare them to a week ago, that's a jump of 46 to 47 cents in just seven days. now, usually california doesn't switch to this winter blend until october 31st. the downside of switching early is the blend is not as friend leto the environment. >> the wint
Oct 9, 2012 4:00am PDT
that the auditor jerry brown has directed the california air force to produce winter wind gasoline. it is less expensive. it is not as environmentally safe the point is we need to save some money. it is typically available only after october 31st. the governor moved that date up hopefully it will reduce the payout at the pope. in color and indicating that we are paying the highest in the country and give our average price is more than $4.40 per gallon. $5.89 at a station in big sur the state's louis is the vendor bridge air force base about $4.15. more headlines park rangers at yosemite are searching for an employee who failed to show up for work. jessica garcia was last seen on october 6th by a colleague following orientation. garcia is describes as a 23 year-old hispanic woman who was last seen wearing her work uniform to a green polo shirt black slacks and black loafers. please contact using the poor is on 911 if you have information. >> not on to politics as talk of presidential politics. we do have the entire state the last couple of days. this trip to san francisco marks his third trip t
Oct 2, 2012 6:00pm PDT
independence initiative after a challenge from mayor jerry brown taking a different approach to help poor families instead of giving aid it helps them figure out their own paths towards self sufficient. >> we're looking at character loans so that if you don't meet other criteria, there are other criteria you can access low interest loan autos the family independence initiative helped about 800 families and he plans to use a portion of the $500,000 money to expand the program to other country autos coming up next, there is a big new layoff announcement from silicon valley. hundreds of people about to lose their job autos stage is set tonight for first presidential debate. and voting against underway. >> there is a progress report on the new bay bridge. the lock is run to opening day. stay with us. >>> good evening, there is a packed house tonight. emotions are really on edge. abc 7 news is in that meeting and just told us that minutes ago the public comment portion started spiralling out of control. and this is happening because the city council is considering limiting public access to mee
Oct 2, 2012 2:30pm PDT
a very unfortunate development on sunday when we heard that governor jerry brown evoke -- vetoed two very important pieces of legislation offered by tom ammiano. one allowed local jurisdictions to prevent this trend where you have in other parts of the country local police becoming arms of immigration. and it was a piece of legislation that ensures that the very limited law enforcement resources that jurisdictions such as san francisco have actually are focused on preventing violent crime, not being in the business of enforcing immigration law. it was very unfortunate that the governor vetoed that legislation. the other piece of legislation that was also very important that he also vetoed and one that impacts actually many people here in san francisco, especially many women, is the domestic workers bill of rights which for the first time would have accorded domestic workers in the state of california basic rights that are given to just about every worker. we have to remember that in the 1930s there was a decision made at the federal government that domestic workers would not be cover
Oct 3, 2012 5:00pm PDT
jerry brown's ballot proposition fails next month, more cuts are expected to follow. but that's down the road. for now, the library will reopen on monday and the anonymous owner will soon drop by. >> he said, no, i'd just like you to buy me a cup of coffee. >>> a uc berkeley study shows that a plastic product is linked to hormone changes. researchers say pregnant women exposed to higher levels of it have higher levels. the effect did not show up for baby girls. thyroid hormones play a crucial role in development. bpa was banned beginning in july of 2013. >>> tanning beds and skin cancer, they say indoor tanning is linked to at least 170,000 cases of carcinoma each year. the world health organization has also classified ultra violate ratings from tanning beds as a class 1 carcinogen. >>> a senate investigation finds they wasted millions in the process. taxpayers spent $2 million on a center, for example, that never opened. $45,0000 on a decked-out suv. >> the report doesn't make any solid recommendations on changes. it just criticizes changes that have taken place over history. >> the
Oct 9, 2012 6:00am PDT
.68. and if you are down in san jose, $4.67. governor jerry brown has given an order to allow higher polluting winter blend to be sold in the state to make more fuel available to drive down the price. at the same time, california senator dianne feinstein is calling for a federal investigation. she is citing malicious trading schemes in the california gas markets. >>> both sides in the measure d campaign held news conferences in san jose. it would raise the minimum wage to $10. the chamber of commerce released a study saying the measure would cost jobs. >> those members who said they pay a minimum wage 67% of them said they would cut employee hours and 4 3% said they would lay off workers. >> they are going to put forward one study that says minimum wage doesn't work and there are 20 well researched thoughtful studies that explain exactly why it's good for the people in our community. >> the mayor doesn't agree. chuck reed is against measure d saying san jose doesn't have the money to cover enforcement costs. >>> right now, the sentencing hearing of convicted sex offender jerry sandusky is gett
Search Results 0 to 8 of about 9 (some duplicates have been removed)